The University of Melbourne

Bachelor of Science (major in Pharmacology)

The University of Melbourne

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Undergraduate
CRICOS: 00116K

In this major you will study the interaction between chemical agents and living matter, and learn how biologically active substances (such as pharmaceutical, agricultural, household and industrial chemicals) act in the human body. You’ll learn how drugs work, and how drugs are used as therapies and as experimental tools for investigation of important problems in biology.

Standard entry requirements

In your first and second years you will complete subjects that are prerequisites for your major, including biology, chemistry and foundational pharmacology subjects. In your third year, you will complete 50 points (four subjects) of deep and specialised study in pharmacology.

Study information

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  • ATAR: 85

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